Upload

Loading icon Loading...

This video is unavailable.

BioBytes: Marine Biotechnology

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to like Biotechnology Industry Organization's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to dislike Biotechnology Industry Organization's video.

Sign in to YouTube

Sign in with your Google Account (YouTube, Google+, Gmail, Orkut, Picasa, or Chrome) to add Biotechnology Industry Organization's video to your playlist.

Uploaded on Jun 1, 2010

As you head off to the beach this summer with your family and friends, biotechnology is probably the last thing on your mind. What you might not realize is the vast amount of potential that the world's oceans hold for curing disease. Biotechnology researchers are currently exploring the secrets of marine life in hopes of learning more about the genetics of viruses, how to utilize chemicals unique to marine species to help fight cancer, and even replicate the bacteria found naturally in marine environments to help break down metal pollutants. Stay tuned as Dr. Targan takes us on a tour of marine biotechnology - and its great promise for new therapies and environmental protection.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading icon Loading...

Ratings have been disabled for this video.
Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.

Loading icon Loading...

Loading...
Working...
to add this to Watch Later

Add to